This interactive fiction contains examples of:
- Journey to the Center of the Mind: The entire premise.
- Manic Pixie Dream Girl: The femme-enfant.
- May–December Romance: When they meet, Leonora is 19 and Max is 46.
- Meaningful Number: Seven cutscenes, for anyone who bothers to count.
- Men Act, Women Are: An assumption of the movement, to Leonora's frustration.
- The Muse: Another one she didn't like much.
- No Ending: Although there is an epilogue.
- State Sec: Ernst is arrested by the Gestapo.